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3 bedroom semi-detached house for sale

Dorset Avenue, Wigston, Leicester, LE18

Sold STC £165,000

Property Description

Key features

  • Current Energy Rating: D
  • Three Bedroom Semi-Detached Property
  • No Upward Chain
  • Majority UPVC Double Glazed Windows
  • Spacious Lounge/Diner
  • Partially Re-Wired
  • Off-Road Parking
  • Generous South Facing Rear Garden

Full description

Offered with no upward chain is this three bedroom semi-detached property. Conveniently located for both Wigston Magna and South Wigston the property has undergone a partial refurbishment to include a complete rewiring of the first floor, recently fitted UPVC double glazed windows in some rooms, a shatterproof porch window and newly refitted bathroom. Although some work is needed to complete the task especially on the ground floor, the property is largely a blank canvas ready for any potential buyer to put their own stamp on. The property occupies a generous South facing plot with ample off-road parking and is further enhanced through gas fired central heating and extended porch.

The property briefly comprises of a large porch which has the potential to accommodate a ground floor WC if one was required and on into a well proportioned entrance hall with stairs rising to the first floor, a useful under stairs storage cupboard and doors off to the kitchen and lounge/diner. The lounge/diner itself is a spacious room and benefits from a dual aspect with a bow window to the front. The room has ample space for a table and chairs as well as usual living room furniture. There is a patio door that provides access to the rear garden. There is scope to extend or add a conservatory subject to local planning permission. The kitchen is likely to need refitting however there are a range of base and wall mounted fitted units and space for all necessary appliances to include a cooker, fridge/freezer and plumbing for a washing machine. There are windows to both the side and rear aspects and a UPVC door that provides access to both the driveway and rear garden.

To the first floor there are two double bedrooms and a further single. The master bedroom boasts a fitted wardrobe and storage unit. The second bedroom has a window to the rear aspect and has the airing cupboard which houses the hot water cylinder. The third bedroom is a single but does benefit from a built-in over stairs wardrobe/cupboard. Finally on the first floor is a newly refitted bathroom comprising of a contemporary four piece white suite to include a paneled bath, shower cubicle with mains 'Rainforest' shower, low level WC and pedestal wash hand basin. The bathroom is fully tiled and finished with a towel rail radiator.

To the front of the property is a small walled garden, mainly laid to lawn and surrounded by planted beds. There is a paved driveway that runs down the side of the property via a set of timber gates and provides off-road parking for at least three vehicles. At the rear is a larger than average South facing garden, again mainly laid to lawn with planted beds and a vegetable plot. There is a paved patio seating area and brick built store. The garden is enclosed with tall timber panel fencing.

Internal viewing is essential to truly appreciate the scope and potential this property has to offer.

General Information
Current Energy Rating D. The property is connected to all main utilities to include gas, electric, water and mains drainage.

Situated on the popular Fairfield estate which benefits from a small shopping parade, regularly serviced bus route and reputable primary school. There are good road links into Leicester city centre and access to Junction 21 of the M1 and the Leicester ring road, whilst South Wigston train station is only a short walk. A more comprehensive range of amenities can be found in South Wigston and Wigston Magna.

From our office on Leicester Road, turn right at the mini roundabout onto Aylestone Lane. Proceed along this road, over the railway bridge and take the first left onto Glenborne Road. Follow the road and take the first right into Dorset Avenue and the property can be found on the left hand side.

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Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
25 November 2016


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